Mr. Ai Shungang, as the founder of GRP Group, is the Non-executive Co-Chairman of Retech and Chairman of the Board and President of GRP. Mr Ai Shungang controls the largest shareholder of Retech.
Mr Ai brings more than 14 years’ practical experience in the fields of software, consulting and online education in China. Firstly, Mr. Ai started his own business in April 2000 when he was still being a sophomore in the university. He founded Nanjing Siluo Information Technology Co., Ltd, and then led and moved his team to Shanghai and founded Shanghai Retech Information Technology Co., Ltd. In 2010, he set up Jiangsu Retech Digital Industrial Park Co., Ltd and developed “Digital Publishing Industrial Park”, which has now become China’s National Digital Publishing Base. While in 2011, he founded GRP and incorporated his other entities into GRP Group, which formed an integrated consortium specialized in technologies.
Mr. Ai graduated from Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications. In 2014, he was rewarded as the “Leading Talent of Digital Publishing” in China.
Calvin Cheng was an appointed Member of Parliament of Singapore in the Eleventh Parliament.
He has also served on various Ministerial advisory boards including the Media Literacy Council, the Singapore Media Festival, Screen Singapore and the Government Feedback REACH supervisory council.
Calvin is the Executive Director of Lumina-Looque International, an integrated media company with offices in Singapore, Malaysia and China, which owns event companies, model agencies and a publishing company. Previously, Calvin was the Asia-Pacific Head of Elite Model Management, the world’s largest modelling agency.
Calvin was also the Managing Director and Founder of Jue Rui Bao Si, a training company in China that trains some of the leading companies in China in soft skills. Jue Rui Bao Si has also partnered with some of China’s leading movie studios, including Bona Film Group, Enlight Media and Stellar Media Group, to train their artistes in deportment, image and communication. It was also the official training partner for China’s inaugural season of X-Factor.
In December 2014, Calvin, together with Singapore’s Tembusu Partners and China’s Nasdaq listed Bona Film Group, launched one of the world’s first media funds focused on China.
Calvin graduated from the University of Oxford with a Master of Arts in Philosophy, Politics and Economics, and a Master of Science in Management. Calvin is also a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum at Davos
Ms Liu Qing has over 20 years of experience in equity, securities and finance. Liu Qing was the deputy general investment manager of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone Securities Company. In 1997, Liu Qing became the VP of the US Cyber Investment Group to manage a venture capital.
Liu Qing worked as the Chief Representative and Vice President of Sun Hung Kai Financial Group, China from 2003 to 2008 and is currently the co-director of Sun Hung Kai Financial Group, assisting the Group CEO in Chinese equity investment projects.
Liu Qing was also the partner of OFC, the top 10 "Best Local Investment Institution" in China, with a management capital of RMB 7 billion, over 100 investment projects and a number of projects listed or merged drop out.
Liu Qing graduated from Huazhong University of Science and Technology with a master's degree in management. In 2009 Liu Qing was hired as an MBA part-time professor at Lanzhou University of Finance and Economics.
Chris is an Executive Director of Investorlink Group Limited, a Sydney-based corporate finance and advisory firm. Chris has diverse experience and expertise in mergers & acquisitions together with initial public offerings.
Chris has advised on ASX listings since 1986. Chris has served as Chairman of ASX listed Bravura Solutions Limited and China Waste Corporation Limited and is currently Co-Chairman of ASX listed TTG Fintech Limited (ASX:TTG) and a Non- Executive Director of eCargo Holdings Limited (ASX:ECG) and a non-executive director of Propertylink Holdings Limited (ASX:PLG). Chris holds a Bachelor of Financial Administration from the University of New England and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
Neville’s industry knowledge and experience over some 40 years covers banking, insurance, infrastructure and corporate treasury including financial risk management. He held senior executive roles in the private sector and government through to 2009. Neville has been performing non-executive director roles since 2006 and undertaking specialist advisory work.
Neville is currently a non-executive director of RACQ Insurance Limited, QT Mutual Bank Limited and SunWater Limited, and is engaged by ANZ institutional bank.
Neville holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Brisbane College of Advanced Education (now part of the Queensland University of Technology) and a Master of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) from Griffith University. He is a Fellow of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Mr. Lu Jiuping holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from the Central South University of China and an MBA from the University of Science and Technology, Beijing.
Mr. Lu Jiuping has expertise in software development in China for projects outsourced from Japan.
Mr. Lu Jiuping is currently the CEO of Wuxi No.90 Culture Communication Co., LTD
Mr. Lu Jiuping successfully established Wuxi Huaxia Computer Technology Company Limited in 2000 and Wuxi Huayang Software Company Limited in 2003.
Mr. Lu Jiuping has also served as a senior manager in iSoftstone, WSN Group and Yungu Capital.
Between 2007 and 2012, Mr. Lu Jiuping held the role as an elected member of Jiangsu Province at the Tenth National Committee of the Chinese people’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC). Mr. Lu Jiuping was promoted to Vice President of Wuxi General Chamber of Commerce, where he served between 2007 and 2016.
Zhang Jing holds a Bachelor degree of Economic Management from Dongbei University of Finance & Economics in China, and is in the process of completing an MBA at the W. P. Carey School of Business in Arizona State University of the United States of America.
Ms. Zhang Jing specialises in senior management of human resources, corporate mergers and acquisitions.
Ms. Zhang Jing is currently the Vice President in charge of human resource management in Guanghua Dingye Investment Group Co., LTD, a listed company in China.
Previously, Ms. Zhang Jing worked as the Vice President responsible for HR management in Beijing Hongyu Investment Assets Management Co., LTD., the General Manager of Fuyi (Shanghai) Investment Co., LTD and one of the Council Members of Shanghai Entrepreneurship Services Foundation for Graduates.